Definitions For Seize


  • Capture the attention or imagination of
  • Affect
  • Take hold of; grab
  • Take or capture by force
  • Hook by a pull on the line
  • Take possession of by force, as after an invasion
  • Take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority
  • Seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession
  • To use legal or official power to take (something)
  • To get or take (something) in a forceful, sudden, or violent way
  • To attack and take control of (a place) by force or violence

Is Seizes a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Seize is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Seize in a Sentence

  • The bank seized their property.
  • The army has seized control of the city.
  • A rebel group attempted to seize power.

Synonyms for Seize

Antonyms for Seizes

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